Category Archives: Anchorage

United States Earthquakes by Location.

June 10, 2014 – 40 Years of U.S. Earthquakes by Geographic Location: I downloaded U.S. earthquakes, greater than or equal to 7.0 magnitude, from 1973 to 2013. Most of the U.S. earthquakes occur in either Alaska or California, as seen … Continue reading

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Alaska Mega-quake Locked, Cocked and Ready to Rock.

November 12, 2013 – Alaska Earthquake Locked, Cocked & Ready to Rock: At 6:00AM on July 28, 2011, a “baby” 5.3 magnitude earthquake struck 74 miles (188 Km) north-west of Anchorage, Alaska. “Granddad” sits 150 miles (241 Km) to the south-east, … Continue reading

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Alaska Earthquake Hazards Map.

March 30, 2013 – Alaska Earthquake Hazards Map: Alaska, and the Aleutian Islands, are very seismically active; particularly around the Prince William Sound and the Aleutian Island chain. This is because they are a part of the “Ring of Fire,” … Continue reading

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Pacific Ocean Region Map of Volcanoes, Impact Craters and Earthquakes over the past 2,000 years.

March 2, 2013 – Pacific Ocean Region Map of Volcanoes, Impact Craters and Earthquakes: The map above reflects significant volcanoes, impact craters and earthquakes, over the last 2,000 years. The tectonic plate boundaries are shown; with red representing divergent (spreading) … Continue reading

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A 5.8 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Alaska – 50 Miles North of Anchorage.

December 4, 2012 – A 5.8 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Alaska: A strong earthquake Monday was felt over a 175-mile swath of Alaska, including the state’s largest city, but there were no immediate reports of damage beyond items knocked off shelves. … Continue reading

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Alaska “Heats Up” With a 6.4 Magnitude Quake and a Mount Cleveland Eruption.

November 12, 2012 – Alaska “Heats Up” With a 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake and a Volcanic Eruption at Mount Cleveland: Today’s 6.4 magnitude quake (see “B” on the map) occurred at 10:42PM GMT (London) and was centered 562 kilometers (349 miles) … Continue reading

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A 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Aleutian Islands in Alaska.

September 26, 2012 – A 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Andrean Islands Region of the Aleutian Island Chain in Alaska: FoxNews.com reported the following story: ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Seismologists say a strong earthquake has jolted Alaska’s sparsely populated western Aleutian … Continue reading

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A 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Fox Island – In the Aleutian Islands, Alaska.

August 11, 2012 – A 6.2 Magnitude Quake Struck the Central North Pacific Ocean: The 6.2 magnitude tremor occurred on August 10th at 10:37AM at the epicenter (Alaskan Time). If was 6:37PM UTC (GMT – London), 2:37PM in New York, … Continue reading

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Mount Kanaga Volcano Exhibiting Explosive Activity.

February 19, 2012 – Mount Kanaga Volcano Exhibiting Explosive Activity: A view looking west, at the 1,312 meter (4,304 feet) high Kanaga Volcano in eruption. Kanaga is located about 25 km (16 mi) west of the U.S. Navy installation and … Continue reading

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Mount Etna Eruption January 5, 2012.

January 6, 2011 – Mount Etna Blows off Steam on January 5th: Mount Etna, Europe’s tallest and most active volcano has begun spewing out lava and volcanic ash, its first eruption of 2012. Activity began in the early hours of … Continue reading

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